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Batumi Chess Olympiad2018, China is champion once again.

Batumi Chess Olympiad 2018 Final results

 16 OCTOBER 2018

China's team won gold medals among men and women. 

Chinese men became the Champions for the second time – first in 2014, in Tromso, Norway. On the second place is the USA, the triumphator of the previous Olympiad in Baku 2016. 

Batumi 2018: VII Round– IT’S not easy to stay on top

Batumi Chess Olympiad round 7

  02 OCTOBER 2018 

After six wins in a row Azerbaijan and Poland sat at the first table today. The competition between leaders ended with 2:2. 

Batumi Chess Olympiad:Anand leads India to win over Austria

Batumi Chess Olympiad 2018


The Second round was a very special one for the Indian team as it marked the comeback of Anand.

 The last time Anand played for the Indian team at an Olympiad was in 2006.

India played Austria in the Open segment in  Batumi Chess Olympiad . 

Maghsoodloo won World Junior Championship

Chess Maghsoodloo World Junior Championship


Right after his 18th birthday Parham Maghsoodloo from Iran arrived on the world stage by bulldozing his way to the World Junior Championship with a staggering 9.5/10. Despite losing the final game to Andrey Esipenko he still gained 20 rating points to reach 2684.5 and a place in the top 60.  

Caruana Still Leads Sinquefield Cup

Chess Fabio Caruana

  27 AUGUST 2018

The 2018 Sinquefield Cup, the final qualification leg of the Grand Chess Tour, is a nine-round tournament from August 17-28. At the end of the tournament, four players will qualify for the London finals.  

Russian chess champions

Russian chess champions

   10 SEPTEMBER 2018 

The Superfinals of 71st Russian men’s championship and 68th Russian women’s championship took place from 24th August till 6th September 2018 in Satka, Chelyabinsk Oblast. The venue was Magnezit Palace of Culture...

34th European Club Cup 2018

Chess-34th European Club Cup 2018

  10 SEPTEMBER 2018 

 34th European Chess Club Cup and the 23rd European Women Club Cup will be simultaneously held from 11th-19th October 2018 in Porto Carras, famous Greek seaside resort in Halkidiki...

Announcing TCEC Cup 2018

Chess Announcing TCEC Cup 2018

   10 SEPTEMBER 2018 

It has been an year since TCEC switched to league format– 32 participants in four qualification divisions with relegation and promotion, a Premier division and a Superfinal to determine the TCEC Champion. 

September FIDE Ratings: Carlsen 12 Points Ahead Of Caruana

Last FIDE Ratings: Carlsen 12 Points Ahead Of Caruana

 10 SEPTEMBER 2018

 During the Sinquefield Cup it was a close call, but Magnus Carlsen starts the month of September with a 12-point lead over Fabiano Caruana in the new FIDE rating list. The world champion also tops the lists for rapid and blitz. 

Viswanathan Anand Wins Bronze At World Blitz Chess Championship

Viswanathan Anand Wins Bronze At World Blitz Chess Championship

30 DECEMBER 2017

Viswanathan Anand endured a difficult first day but came storming back on the final day of the World Blitz Chess Championship...

Chess Legend Garry Kasparov Back From Retirement For US Tournament

Chess Legend Garry Kasparov Back From Retirement For US Tournament

06 JULY 2017 

Kasparov, who dominated the game for more than 15 years, will compete against nine top players, including current world No. 1 Magnus Carlsen of Norway, at the Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis, Missouri, they said...